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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams during UNCW's matchup with the Tar Heels on Nov. 8, 2019 at Trask Coliseum.

UNC’s Roy Williams retires, replaced by Hubert Davis

Nolan Triolo, Contributing Writer April 6, 2021

Longtime UNC Men’s Basketball Coach, Roy Williams, announced his retirement on April 1st after coaching the Tar Heels for 18 years. The Hall of Famer is the only coach to have over 400 wins...

Jaylen Fornes (1) pulls up for a three-pointer during UNCW's Homecoming matchup against James Madison on Feb. 2, 2019.

Fornes returning to UNCW

Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor March 29, 2021

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW men’s basketball Head Coach Takayo Siddle has been busy since the season ended for the Seahawks earlier this month. On Mar. 28, Jaylen Fornes announced he will be...

Devontae Cacok (15) celebrates with fans following UNCW's 87-79 Senior Night victory over Hofstra on Feb. 16, 2019.

Former UNCW star starts for reigning NBA champs

Nolan Triolo, Contributing Writer March 24, 2021

LOS ANGELES, California – Last night, dreams came true for the former beloved Seahawk big man Devontae Cacok. For the first time in his young NBA career, he took the court as a member of the...

Dribbling on the basketball court.

Lady Hawks’ season ends with loss to Delaware

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer March 13, 2021
The UNC Wilmington (UNCW) women’s basketball (7-14) season ended Thursday afternoon in the Schar Center with a 70-52 loss to the Delaware Blue Hens (20-3) in the quarterfinals of the CAA tournament. 
UNCW's women's basketball team fights for the ball.

Lady Hawks advance to CAA quarterfinals

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer March 11, 2021

ELON, North Carolina – UNCW women’s basketball (7-13) beat the College of Charleston Cougars (6-9) 60-47 Wednesday afternoon in the Schar Center to advance to the quarterfinals of the Colonial...

Shykeim Phillips (2) during UNCW's matchup with North Carolina on Nov. 8, 2019 at Trask Coliseum.

UNCW’s season ends after loss to Tribe

Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor March 8, 2021

HARRISONBURG, Virginia – No. 10 UNC Wilmington (7-10, 1-6 Colonial Athletic Association) came up short, 73-60 against No. 7 William & Mary (7-10, 4-6 CAA) Saturday night in the first round of the...

The UNCW women's basketball team on the court.

Lady Hawks split series with Towson

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW women’s basketball (6-13) went 1-1 in their home series against Towson (13-8) to close out the regular season in Trask Coliseum. The Lady Hawks fell to the Tigers...

Ahyiona Vason (10) during UNCW's contest against Delaware in Trask Coliseum on Feb. 24, 2019.

Lady Hawks end drought with sweep over Cougars

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW women’s basketball (5-12) ended their 11-game drought with a weekend sweep over the College of Charleston Cougars (6-8), marking their first CAA wins of the season.   UNCW...

Ty Gadsden (0) takes a three-pointer during UNCW's exhibition against William Peace

UNCW loses on buzzer-beater to Elon

Zachary Kilby, Sports Editor February 28, 2021

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Elon’s (7-8, 4-7 Colonial Athletic Association) Kris Wooten hit a game-winning three-point shot as time expired to lift the Phoenix over the Seahawks, 80-77, inside of...

A sunny day at UNCW.

Huskies sweep Seahawks

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer February 22, 2021

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW women’s basketball (3-12) has continued to struggle as they lost their tenth straight game to Northeastern (6-11) 78-58 Sunday afternoon in Trask Coliseum. The...

UNCW's Seahawk statue.

Late run leads Huskies past Seahawks

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer February 21, 2021

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – UNCW women’s basketball (3-11) lost their ninth straight game to Northeastern (5-11) 63-52 Saturday afternoon in Trask Coliseum. This was the Seahawks’ first home game...

Moriah Crisp (2) during UNCW's contest against Delaware in Trask Coliseum on Feb. 24, 2019.

Obusek leads Seahawks in loss to Dukes

Morgan Starling, Staff Writer February 16, 2021

HARRISONBURG, Virginia – UNCW women's basketball (3-10) dropped its eighth straight game to James Madison 79-55 (11-7) Tuesday afternoon in the Atlantic Union Bank Center. The Lady Hawks jumped out...

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